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" Thus I went up Market Street as far as Fourth Street, passing by the door of Mr. Read, my future wife's father; when she, standing at the door, saw me, and thought I made, as I certainly did, a most awkward, ridiculous appearance. "
The Monthly critical gazette - Page 390
1824
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin, William Temple Franklin - United States - 1818 - 541 pages
...me three-penny worth of any sort. He gave me* accordingly three great puffy rolls. I was surprized at the quantity, but took it, and having no room in...under each arm, and eating the other. Thus I went up Market Street as far as Fourth Street, passing by the door of Mr. Read, my future wife's father; when...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1818 - 449 pages
...worth of any sort. He gave me accordingly three great puffy rolls. I was surprised at the quantity, bat took it, and having no room in my pockets, walked...with a roll under each arm, and eating the other. Thns I went up Market -street as far as Fourth-street, passing by the door of. Mr. Read, my future...
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Memoirs of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1834
...told him to give me three-penny worth of any sort He gave me accordingly three great puffy rolls. I was surprised at the quantity, but took it and having no room in my pockets, walked oft' with a roll under each arm, and eating the other. Thus I went up Market, street as far as Fourth-street...
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The works of Benjamin Franklin: with notes and a life of the ..., Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin - 1840
...told him to give me three-pennj worth of any sort. He gave me accordingly three great puffy rolls. I was surprised at the quantity, but took it, and, having...under each arm, and eating the other. Thus I went up Market Street as far as Fourth Street, passing by the door of Mr. Read, my future wife's VOL. i. 3...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Illustrated by Tales, Sketches, and Anecdotes ...

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Indians of North America - 1842 - 180 pages
...asked <for three-pence worth of bread. He received three large puffy rolls, and, having no room in his pockets, walked off, with a roll under each arm, and eating the third. 9. In this manner he walked up Market street, as far as Fourth street, passing by the house...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Containing the Autobiography, with Notes and ...

Benjamin Franklin, Jared Sparks - 1848 - 612 pages
...told him to give me three-penny worth of any sort. He gave me accordingly three great puffy rolls. I was surprised at the quantity, but took it, and, having...under each arm, and eating the other. Thus I went up Market Street as far as Fourth Street, passing by the door of Mr. Read, my future wife's VOL. i. 5...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin

Orville Luther Holley - Statesmen - 1848 - 468 pages
...three-pence worth of bread in any form. "He accordingly gave me," says Franklin, "three great puffy rolls. I was surprised at the quantity, but took it, and, having...under each arm, and eating the other. Thus I went up Market street as far as Fourth street, passing by the door of Mr. Read, my future wife's father; when...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin; with Selections from His Miscellaneous Works

John Stanley (printer.) - Statesmen - 1849 - 162 pages
...told him to give me three-penny worth of any sort. He gave me accordingly three great puffy rolls. I was surprised at the quantity, but took it, and, having...under each arm, and eating the other. Thus I went up Market Street, as far as Fourth Street, passing by the door of Mr. Read, my future wife's father; when...
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Orations and Speeches on Various Occasions, Volume 2

Edward Everett - Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1850 - 865 pages
...told him to give me threepenny worth of any sort. He gave me, accordingly, three great puffy rolls. I was surprised at the quantity, but took it ; and,...under each arm, and eating the other. Thus I went up Market Street as far as Fourth Street, passing by the door of Mr Read, my future wife's father ; when...
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Lives of Eminent Literary and Scientific Men of America

James Wynne - 1850 - 356 pages
...told him to give me three penny worth of any sort. He gave me, accordingly, three great puffyrolls. I was surprised at the quantity, but took it, and having...under each arm, and eating the other. Thus I went up Market street as far as Fourth street, passing by the door of Mr. Reed, my future wife's father, where...
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